Useful Links

Local Resource Guides

Mono County Community Resource Guide (Eng/Span)

Safe Kids Mono Partners: Child Safety Resources (Eng/Span)


Online Resources

BREASTFEEDING & NUTRITION
KellyMom: Evidence-Based Breastfeeding
La Leche League International: General Support

Virtual Breastfeeding Help 
Daily Iron
Children’s Guide to Healthy Eating
Breastfeeding Locations at Airports

Breast Pumps
Getting Insurance-Covered Breast Pumps: Edgepark
Breast Pumps through Insurance: Aeroflow

CHILDCARE & EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION
California Association for the Education of Young Children
California Child Care Resource and Referral Network
Child Care Law Center
How to Become a Preschool Teacher

CHILD DEVELOPMENT
Zero to Three
California Infant/Toddler Learning & Development Foundations
Text 4 Baby
Parenting Counts
Common Sense Media
Vroom – Activities for Daily Learning App

CHILD HEALTH 
American Academy of Pediatrics
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
First 5 CA Oral Health
Stanford Health Library
KidsHealth.org  for providers, parents, and kids

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
Assistance for Single Mothers
IRS Tax Deductions Available for Dependent Care
SNAP/CalFresh Food Assistance
MediCal Health Insurance

CHILD SAFETY
Consumer Recalls
Safe Kids: Safety in the home, vehicle, outdoors, etc.
Ultimate Parent’s Guide to Internet Safety
FBI’s Guide to Internet Safety
Cyberbullying Guide for Parents
Connect Safely: Smart socializing starts here
Let’s Get Ready! Getting ready for emergencies
Child Welfare Information Gateway
Prevent Child Abuse
National Parent Helpline
5 Steps to Protecting Our Children from Sexual Abuse
Stop It Now! Warning signs of sexual abuse
Sexual Abuse Prevention Resources

DISCIPLINE
Parenting Counts, Information for Parents: Discipline

POLICY
National Center for Children in Poverty

RESEARCH
Brazelton Institute
Center for Child & Family Studies
Child Care and Early Education Research Connections
Child Trends
ERIC: Institution of Education Sciences
Future of Children
Kidsdata.org

SPECIAL NEEDS
Floortime Foundation
National Center for Birth Defects & Developmental Disabilities
Children with Sensory Overload
Helping Your Child with Autism Thrive
Autism Disorders & Sleep
Apps to assist Special Needs Kids
Wonder Moms: Being a Special Needs Parent

TOBACCO
California Smokers’ Helpline
Tobacco Free California
Tobacco Free Kids
American Lung Association of California


First 5 Association of California
The First 5 Association of California works to improve the lives of California’s youngest children and their families through an effective, coordinated, and inclusive implementation of the California Children and Families Act at the local and state levels. Visit this site to learn about the work of other First 5 county commissions.

First 5 California
Many people recognize First 5 California through television and radio ads that promote healthy early childhood development. First 5 California, also known as the California Children and Families Commission, provides technical assistance and additional resources to the 58 county commissions.
First 5 California Parents’ Site

Mono County Office of Education  It is the mission of the Mono County Office of Education to serve, provide exemplary leadership, and to build high quality programs that empower students, staff and the community.

There are two school districts located within Mono County:  Mammoth Unified School District and Eastern Sierra Unified School District.

County of Mono, California  Home page and portal to online services for the County of Mono.